WHEREAS, the Town Council of the Town of Lapel has established health benefits for certain full-time employees of the Town; and,

WHEREAS, the Town Council deems it desirable, in order to attract and retain talented individuals to elected office and as part time employees, to offer health benefits to elected officials and part-time employees as permitted by the Town's insurance plan.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Town Council of the Town of Lapel, Indiana as follows:

All elected officials and part-time employees of the Town of Lapel shall be eligible to participate in the Town's group medical, dental and vision insurance programs, provided however, that the elected officials and part-time employees who choose to participate in the Town's health insurance program shall be responsible for 100% of the premium costs of said insurance.